Television

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TV series, 1976

Dawn and Charlie, the cheeky doll, visit the young ones with a weekly story.

TV series, 1977

Variety puppet programme for children, in which Kerneels invites artists to perform in his theatre. Each programme features three to four guest artists, including comedians, pop stars, opera singers and dancers, as well as Kerneels' pianist, Apie Maestro. There's also the ambitious security guard Pierewiet, who's convinced that he has what it takes to perform on stage. But Kerneels doesn't agree and has to chase Pierewiet off the stage regularly. When he can't get him off, he calls Skoen ('shoe'), who thinks he's a dog and will bark and snap at Pierewiet's heels.

TV series, 1976

Two-weekly magazine programme for teenagers and twenty-somethings.

TV series, 1977

Short series about a young man who quits his job in the city to seek adventure.

TV series, 1977

Family comedy about the Vermaak family and how all they need to get through life’s little (and big) conflicts and irritations is "just a little love". During filming in 1977, actor Gert Potgieter passed away.

TV series, 1976-1980

Children’s series in which rabbit Haas Das brings the daily news from the animal kingdom. He is assisted (or hampered) by Piet Muis, the rather neurotic mouse who brings in the late bulletins and reads the weather. Haas Das was known for his sense of style: every week he sported a new tie, and as the series became more popular, viewers would send him ties to wear. (His name translates to "Hare Tie").

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